Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of petit beurre in English:
noun (plural petits beurres pronounced same)
A sweet butter biscuit.
- When I got home I poured the tehina on a plate, then added some cherry jam and scooped it up with the petits beurres. It was really, really good.
- When I was a little girl, the after school snack was a "petit beurre" (a biscuit) and a piece of black chocolate.
French, literally 'little butter'.
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